Microsoft Planning To Build Kinect Sensor Into Displays

Microsoft Kinect Display

During yearly TechForum event in Seattle, Microsoft Research unveiled number of interesting projects that they were working on. Some of the projects were SketchInsight, Viral Search, etc,. The Verge reports that Microsoft also revealed displays with Kinect sensor built-in. Microsoft is working to bring Kinect sensor integrated into displays. There are no.of challenges in making that happen, for example infra-red cameras in Kinect will not work in bright sunlight.

Speaking on this, Craig Mundie said the following,

“You want to be as cheap as possible and physically as small as possible,” , “My dream is to get a Kinect into the bezel of something like this [Surface tablet].”

“It’s not gonna happen tomorrow, but we can see a path towards that sort of thing.”

Read more about it from the link below.

via: The Verge

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